[Mageia-discuss] New user
watersnowrock at gmail.com
Fri Sep 9 16:46:10 CEST 2011
2011/9/9 Alejandro López <listas.apl at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Sep 9, 2011 at 4:32 PM, Donald Stewart <watersnowrock at gmail.com>
>> 2011/9/9 Alejandro López <listas.apl at gmail.com>:
>> > When updating my old Mandriva installation (Mandriva repositories are
>> > mirrored by Free) I use to reach the bandwidth limit of my connection.
>> > When
>> > I moved to Mageia (used the urpmi method) it took me the whole night to
>> > upgrade while with Mandriva it used to take a few hours. Of course I
>> > won't
>> > die because of this, but it would be good to have it, not only for me,
>> > but
>> > also for a few millons french people.
>> > Alejandro.
>> Which mirror did you use for the upgrade?
> I didn't manually choose. I let urpmi choose.
Ok, then it might be worth having a look on mirrors.mageia.org and
choosing one close to you then readding using that mirror.
I find stud-esslingen to be very fast, so is nluug.
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